QVC Networks Inc., rebounding quickly from its defeat in the battle for Paramount Communications Inc., Thursday announced a name change and plans to expand into new areas of electronic retailing.
Maybe Donald Duck should press his dress blues. The sailor suit could come in handy as Walt Disney Co. considers business ventures across the Pacific and on the Atlantic, including a Florida-based…
The Consumer Federation of America is urging the FCC to roll back cable TV rates an extra 20% and crack down on cablers who evaded rate regulation by retiering service and emphasizing a la carte…
Further rollbacks in cable TV rates will threaten cable's ability to deliver information superhighway technologies to consumers, the National Cable Television Assn. claimed Thursday.
In what's shaping up as a potential collision on the information superhighway between Hollywood and the Baby Bells, the MPAA is calling for tougher rules ensuring that telephone company entry into…
A rising yen and poor Japanese economy whacked Sony Corp.'s bottom line in the fiscal third quarter, as net income slid 38.1% to $ 150 million, or 37 cents per share, on a 3.7% dip in revenue to $…
Broadcasters are urging the House telecommunications subcommittee to include a broadcast industry "wish list" in information superhighway legislation that will be voted on next week.
Standard & Poor's Corp. will continue to monitor the credit situation of Paramount Communications, Viacom Inc. and Blockbuster Entertainment with negative implications.
Confusion reigns over the exact place that the new, presumably improved Viacom/Paramount/Blockbuster company will occupy in the entertainment hierarchy. But Wall Street expects to find it among the…
Home Shopping Network posted a loss for the fourth quarter and year as the St. Petersburg, Fla., shopping net struggled with tough times and legal problems.